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NOVEMBER IN ROTTERDAM

Posted on: Friday 19 September 2014 at 3:12 pm

Our Rotterdam program for November is taking shape. We're headed over to our friends at Rotown twice in just a single month. We've got Seattle surf-pop foursome on the 2nd and rising star Sinkane on the 27th. Both shows are free for Subbacultcha! members.


DE HALLEN EXHIBITION ON MICHEL AUDER CONFIRMED

Posted on: Tuesday 16 September 2014 at 3:25 pm

Museum De Hallen in Haarlem presents a retrospective exhibition of the renowned filmmaker Michel Auder. On 25 September, both the exhibition and the film screening will be free for members. The film screening starts at 19.30 and shows Auder’s work, as well as some other nice surprises.


FILMS CONFIRMED FOR OCTOBER

Posted on: Tuesday 16 September 2014 at 2:38 pm

October boasts a bill of screenings perfectly fitted to the eclectic needs of Subbacultcha! film buffs. We've got the existential drama by Belgian director Benny Vandendriessche Drift on 9 October; the intimate portrayal of feminist icon Kathleen Hanna: The Punk Singer on 14 October; /Kult Classic: It's All Gone Pete Tong on 15 October and last but not least, the adaptation of Michael Faber's novel Under the Skin on 21 October. Screenings free for Subbacultcha! members.


TORUS SUPPORTS DJ DODGER STADIUM

Posted on: Tuesday 16 September 2014 at 12:28 pm

Cause we just can't get enough, we've invited Den Haag upstart Torus to support DJ Dodger Stadium at OT301 on 2 October. This time he'll be performing live!


PEAKING LIGHTS AND XENO & OAKLANDER

Posted on: Monday 15 September 2014 at 5:02 pm

To those who thought we October peaked with Shabazz Palaces, The Wytches, Vessel  and Perfect Pussy, we say this: PEAKING LIGHTS AND XENO & OAKLANDER ARE CONFIRMED FOR MELKWEG, AMSTERDAM ON 29 OCTOBER. Needless to say, WE ARE VERY EXCITED ABOUT THIS.


VESSEL'S PUNISH HONEY

Posted on: Monday 15 September 2014 at 3:59 pm

Vessel's Punish Honey has been garnering rave reviews, with Resident Advisor claiming it to be "one of the year's best electronic music albums". Stream it for yourself on Pitchfork Advance here.


SHABAZZ PALACES CONFIRMED

Posted on: Monday 15 September 2014 at 3:58 pm

It may be one of the dreariest months of the year, but October just keeps on giving. Shabazz Palaces drops by MC Theater on 20 October for the Amsterdam stop of his Lese Majesty tour and it's free for Subbacultcha! members #haveyourcakeandeatittoo.


NANCY ACID OPEN FOR THE WYTCHES

Posted on: Tuesday 09 September 2014 at 11:44 am

Adding a little groovy punk rhythm to The Wytches night at OCCII, Amsterdam on 4 October are Amsterdam-based duo Nancy Acid. Free for Subbacultcha! members.


NAIVE SET TO SUPPORT NOUVEAU VÉLO

Posted on: Tuesday 09 September 2014 at 11:35 am

Amsterdam's finest guitar pop janglers Naive Set just confirmed to warm up the Dokzaal, Amsterdam during the Nouveau Vélo release party on 27 September.


VESSEL'S HEADPHONE HIGHLIGHTS

Posted on: Tuesday 09 September 2014 at 11:29 am

Bristol producer Vessel curates a punishing playlist for Red Bull Music Academy's Headphone Highlights. In truth it's a selection of music you'd probably rather not listen to so intimately if you're keen to avoid an anxiety attack today. Then again, Seb Gainsborough's thoughtful commentary is an absolute delight. Tune in here, but brace yourself, you've been warned.


NOUVEAU VÉLO RELEASE PARTY

Posted on: Thursday 04 September 2014 at 11:44 am

The Helmond trio responsible for what might just be the catchiest sound of Dutch underground just confirmed to throw a release party for their brand new self-titled record out on Subroutine Records! 27 September at Dokzaal, Amsterdam and free for Subbacultcha! members.


MORE /KULT FILMS COMING YOUR WAY

Posted on: Tuesday 02 September 2014 at 3:42 pm

Keeping you culturally enlightened in the cult category, Studio/K's /Kult Classic continues. We've got two big ones coming up: Snakes on a Plane starring Samuel L. Jackson on 17 September and It's All Gone Pete Tong on 15 October.


NFF VIDEOCLIP SESSION

Posted on: Tuesday 02 September 2014 at 3:14 pm

Iranian-American director Saman Kesh confirmed to make a guest appearance at this year's Nederlands Film Festival Video Clip Session in TivoliVredenburg, Utrecht on 25 September. Joining Kesh will be music journalist Job de Wit and 3FM's Wilbert Mutsaers. The event will be free for Subbacultcha! members.


MAPS TO THE STARS

Posted on: Tuesday 02 September 2014 at 1:08 pm

We've got two screenings of David Cronenberg's Maps To The Stars in LantarenVenster, Rotterdam tonight - at 17.00 or 19.15. The screenings will be free for Subbacultcha! members.


LEMONTRIP RELEASES HOLLOW

Posted on: Monday 01 September 2014 at 12:10 pm

Tilburg export Lemontrip came out of Nowhere with his debut for Fog Mountain Records, sweeping us off our feet last year with his hazy, atmospheric beats at Trust in Trouw and The Sound of the Dutch Underground in Melkweg. We're delighted to announce that his newest record Hollow will be released on 23 October, and we'll be organizing the presentation at OT301, Amsterdam on the same date.


THE MEN INFILTRATE YOUR DREAMS

Posted on: Thursday 28 August 2014 at 11:12 am

There's a The Men spinoff here to infiltrate your dreams. Formed as a hovel for discarded The Men ideas, duo Nick Chiericozzi and Mark Perro have revived their long lost creations as Dream Police. Here's a teaser for Hypnotized to whet your appetite. Full album out via Sacred Bones on 11 November.


SONNY & THE SUNSETS CONFIRMED

Posted on: Wednesday 27 August 2014 at 2:45 pm

San Franciscan explorers of worlds psychic and cosmic Sonny & the Sunsets confirmed as to top off the upcoming Klub 470 night with Cape (케이프‏) on 26 September at Goethe Institut, Amsterdam. Get on board!


KINDNESS CONFIRMED

Posted on: Wednesday 27 August 2014 at 12:32 pm

The grand opening for Trouw Invites... Beirut just keeps getting better! Added to the bill on 4 September is Britain's chameleon of lo-fi electro-pop, Adam Bainbridge - better known as Kindness. Not to be missed.


THE ART ISSUE IS OUT NOW

Posted on: Wednesday 27 August 2014 at 10:56 am

We stopped beating about the bush and finally made an art issue, our contribution to the inexhasutible discussions on what it is to be an artist. September magazine The Art Issue featuring Chad VanGaalen, Lust for Youth, Torn Hawk and so much more is out now.


DJ LARRY B + DJ 2014 CONFIRMED

Posted on: Tuesday 26 August 2014 at 2:45 pm

Things just keep getting better; DJ Larry B and DJ 2014 have been added to the bill for next week's Mykki Blanco show in TrouwAmsterdam on 2 September.


DJ DODGER STADIUM CONFIRMED

Posted on: Friday 22 August 2014 at 1:36 pm

BIG NEWS - we've just confirmed DJ Dodger Stadium will be taking over OT301, Amsterdam on 2 October! And the show will be free for members.


DISTRIBUTORS NEEDED

Posted on: Friday 22 August 2014 at 10:22 am

Got a pair of wheels, a few hours to spare each month and a good eye for local spots? We're looking for helping hands to expand our distro team in Amsterdam, Leiden, Eindhoven, Rotterdam and Nijmegen. Find out more after the jump!

 

The job involves placing magazines or posters in different locations throughout the city for 3 hours a month (that's two rounds of distribution per month). In return for your time and effort, we'll reward you with a free Subbacultcha! membership and plenty of other sweet perks. 

If you're interested, have the time, and will be around for a while, please send an email with "DISTRO" as the subject to magazine[at]subbacultcha[dot]nl.


KLAUS JOHANN GROBE

Posted on: Friday 22 August 2014 at 09:54 am

Adding a little extra Trouble to Cold Pumas show in dB's, Utrecht on 14 September are Swiss neo-kraut romantics Klaus Johann Grobe.


PERFECT PUSSY CONFIRMED

Posted on: Thursday 21 August 2014 at 12:32 pm

The confirmations keep rolling in! Syracuse noise punks follow up their recent European tour with another stint in October. They're dropping by EKKO, Utrecht on 28 October - free for Subbacultcha! members.


SOMEWHERE ELSE IN OT301

Posted on: Wednesday 20 August 2014 at 4:03 pm

Somewhere Else returns on 20 September, and we're heading back to where it all began - OT301, Amsterdam. This time with audio-visual artist Torn Hawk, producer Jahiliyya Fields and residents Luc Mast and Arif Malawi.